Tête de Christ
Head of Christ
stone (limestone and micrite), with traces of polychromy
Dimensions (HxWxD): 12 5⁄16 x 8 11⁄16 x 10 1⁄4; on base, H. 19 1⁄8 in.
Acc. No.: 1943.1030
Credit Line: Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.1030
Photo credit: 2009 President and Fellows of Harvard College
- c. 1500, created in Champagne
- 1918, New York, Demotte, Inc., sold to Grenville Lindall Winthrop, for $3500
- 1934, bequest to the Fogg Art Museum
- Museum's website, December 19, 2012
- 1980 Gesta
"Gothic Sculpture in American Collections: The Checklist: I: The New England Museums", Gesta, ed. Dorothy W. Gillerman, 1980, vol. XIX, no. 2, no. 38, repr.
- 1989 Moskowitz
Anita F. Moskowitz, Gothic Sculpture in America; I: The New England Museums, New York, ed. Dorothy W. Gillerman, Garland Publishing Inc., 1989, no. 121, repr.
- 1927 New York
Loan Exhibition of Early Christian Art, New York, Jacques Seligmann & Co., March 1-April 30, 1927